(Wall Street Journal) SARAJEVO, Bosnia-Herzegovina—Archduke Franz Ferdinand of Austria-Hungary gazes regally from a banner on one side of a museum here. From the other stares a haunted Gavrilo Princip, who, on the street below 100 years ago, shot to death the archduke and set in motion Europe's Great War.
"The street corner that started the 20th Century," the banner proclaims.
Those two .38-caliber bullets unleashed a lethal torrent of technology, toppled empires, dragged the U.S. from its isolation and sowed the seeds of the next even bloodier war, genocide and the Cold War partition of Europe.
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